Southside with You

Southside with You (2016)

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Release Date: 2016-08-26
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 134 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 20min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: IM Global
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Chronicles a single day in the summer of 1989 when the future president of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady on an epic first date across Chicago's South Side.

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  • Parker Sawyers

    as Barack Obama
  • Tika Sumpter

    as Michelle Robinson
  • Vanessa Bell Calloway

  • Phillip Edward Van Lear

    as Fraser C. Robinson
  • Deanna Reed-Foster

    as Bernadette
  • Jerod Haynes

    as Tommy
  • Gabrielle Lott-Rogers

    as Rafiqa
  • Taylar Fondren

    as Janice
  • Donn C. Harper

    as Curtis
  • Preston Tate Jr.

    as Kyle
  • Fred Nance Jr.

    as Nance Residence
  • Donald Paul

    as Bow Tie
  • Alex Zelenka

    as Museum goer
  • Jeremy Michael Pereira

    as Bar Patron
Directing Richard Tanne Director
Writing Richard Tanne Screenplay
Production Stephanie Allain Producer
Production Tracey Bing Producer
Production Tika Sumpter Executive Producer
Production Richard Tanne Executive Producer
Sound Stephen James Taylor Music
Camera Patrick Scola Director of Photography
Editing Evan Schiff Editor
Production Tracy 'Twinkie' Bird Casting
Art Lucio Seixas Production Design
Art Adri Siriwatt Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Megan Spatz Costume Design
Sound E. Gedney Webb Music Editor
Sound Richard Ziegler Music Editor
Sound David Schulhof Music Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Kate Grube Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Andrea C. Pabon Set Costumer
Lighting Marty Hechinger Gaffer
Editing Xander Lott Dialogue Editor
Sound Micaela Cain Foley Editor
Sound Benjamin Gieschen Foley Editor
Sound Joshua Adeniji Sound Effects Editor
Sound Trevor Gates Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Ryan Briley ADR Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Rukey Styles Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Jessica Williams Makeup Department Head
Production John Legend Executive Producer
Sound John Legend Songs
Crew John Legend Executive Music Producer